Affordable wireless headphones without sacrificing quality or quantity of functions, that does exist. This is the case of the Xiaomi Buds 3 that are equipped with active noise reduction, with a more attractive price today: 54.99 euros compared to 129.99 euros.
The manufacturer Xiaomi further enriches its catalog of true wireless, to be able to adapt to all pockets. Among its wireless headphones we find the Buds 3 that are capable of attenuating outside noise, being able to reach small pockets thanks to their balanced sound, their good autonomy and above all their affordable price. Today they are becoming more affordable. by losing 75 euros of its original price.
The Buds 3 offer…
- good comfort
- Active noise reduction down to -40 dB
- A comfortable autonomy of 7 hours (without ANC)
Launched at a price of 129.99 euros, the Xiaomi Buds 3 are available at 99.99 euros on the manufacturer’s website, but thanks to an immediate 35-euro discount and a 10-euro discount coupon, the wireless headphones low to only 54.99 euros.
Comfortable headphones that are quickly forgotten
Even with the existence of a Pro model, the Xiaomi Buds 3 have nothing to be ashamed of, as they have some features in common and a similar look. They take the superior format to guarantee good support during your sports sessions, for example, and provide good comfort. They’re also nice to wear on a daily basis, at just 4.6 grams on the scale, they’ll be quickly forgotten and you’ll be able to enjoy them for a good few hours.
In addition, the brand guarantees an autonomy of 7 hours without ANC, the case allows you to recover a total of 32 hours of use. The latter is also compatible with Qi wireless charging by induction. The headphones are also IP55 certified, ensuring protection against splashes.
With a quieter environment with ANC
The Xiaomi Buds 3 have the merit of offering good passive isolation thanks to the tips provided, and it is complemented by active noise reduction. According to the manufacturer, it reduces outside noise by up to 40 dB. This would reduce background noise by up to 99%. Three levels of active noise reduction are offered to adjust the level according to the environment.
On paper, the ANC will be far from reaching the level of the most premium headphones, but it will effectively eliminate some annoying noise and satisfy many users. A transparency mode is also present to keep an eye out for surrounding noise and especially people who are likely to speak to you.
On the audio side, the headphones have 10mm diameter drivers. If Xiaomi specifies that they are capable of offering Hi-Fi sound, here we do not find an LDAC or aptX codec, but the classic AAC and SBC codecs that do not allow offering a bit rate beyond 400 kb/s. However, the sound reproduction appears to be of good quality.
Small headphones at a low price, not only at Xiaomi
If you want to compare the Xiaomi Buds 3 with other recent references at the same price today, we now invite you to consult our guide to the best cheap wireless headphones in 2022.
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